Learners will increase their knowledge and understanding of why individuals may not actively participate in physical activity, the health benefits of physical activity and how individuals can be helped and supported to improve their health by increasing their level of physical activity.
This single unit qualification is a stand alone individual qualification and can also be taken as one of the optional units as part of the Level 2 Award for Young Health Champions.
This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding. This funding will be withdrawn with effect from 1 August 2021.
This qualification is for individuals with an interest in health who are also interested in helping others develop a healthier lifestyle by encouraging physical activity.
- Understand the health benefits of physical activity
- Understand factors that affect an individual’s participation in physical activity
- Know how to encourage individuals to increase their level of physical activity
For learners: see below for your nearest centre. Centres are listed alphabetically - to find the centre nearest to you, please use the location finder.
For current centres: if you are interested in delivering this qualification, please visit the Centre Area and register your interest.
How do I become an RSPH-approved centre?
If you’re planning to deliver one of our qualifications, you will need to become a RSPH registered centre.
To become an approved centre and to gain qualification approval, please visit our Become a centre page.
Centres offering this qualification
29 centres offering this qualification